Dr. Veronica Amey-Perrin joins OMC Neuropsych Unit
Dr. Veronica Amey-Perrin recently joined Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) Neuropsych
Unit in West Plains. Dr. Amey-Perrin is a Board Certified Psychiatrist
and joins inpatient psychiatrist Dr. Wayne Bentham.
“I am honored to be joining the team at Ozarks Medical Center. My
primary interest is to provide direct patient care in more rural and smaller
town settings in order to equalize access to excellent quality of medical
care closer to home,” said Dr. Amey-Perrin. “My husband and
I enjoy the outdoors, and the West Plains area looks like a beautiful
place to live.”
Dr. Amey-Perrin earned her medical degree from University of Kansas School
of Medicine. She completed her undergraduate degree from University of
Colorado in Boulder, and completed her residency in Psychiatry at the
Wichita Center for Graduate Medical Education.
Prior to coming to OMC, Dr. Amey-Perrin was a general psychiatrist at Salina
Regional Health Center in Salina, Kansas.
“We are very excited to welcome Dr. Amey-Perrin to the OMC medical
staff,” said OMC President and CEO Thomas Keller. “Her passion
for patient care fits our mission of providing exceptional compassionate
care to all we serve.”
Dr. Amey-Perrin and her husband, Jim, will be relocating to the West Plains
area. They enjoy hiking and fishing in their spare time.
The OMC Neuropsych Unit (NPU) is a 22-bed inpatient facility providing
stabilization of persons experiencing a mental health crisis.